University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Sport

This course aims to develop students as researchers and reflective, evidence-based practitioners within their specialist area of sport, exercise or coaching. There is an emphasis on student-led research and modules focused on the application of research within both laboratory and applied settings. Students also develop advanced research skills including laboratory and applied techniques, problem-solving, reflective practice and the ability to critically analyse, interpret and apply evidence. The course is available in: sport and exercise science; sports coaching; physical activity, exercise and health, with supervision in the above subject areas being matched to available staff expertise.

Entry requirements

A good degree in a related subject (normally 2.1 or above). We will consider applicants who have other qualifications or experience, equivalent to degree level. Applicants need to supply evidence in the personal statement on the application form that demonstrates their suitability for the course. The statement should indicate their reasons for studying the MRes, an appropriate area of research they wish to pursue on the course and other relevant education and work experience. Offers made will be subject to receipt of a suitable reference. Please note those receiving an offer of a place on the course will be subsequently required to meet a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check. Applicants from overseas should also have a good standard of written and spoken English (normally IELTS 6.5). Students need to obtain a certificate of good conduct/character and any other references from their home country, this will be required to ensure they pass the UK police (DBS) checks that are a requirement of the course. Please note applicants may be required to attend an interview for this course.

Course modules

Advanced practical skills; advanced research methods; applied professional practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

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